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"We Just Feel Like We Don’t Belong Here Anymore”
Over the weekend, Charlottesville, Virginia, exploded in violence over the impending removal of a Confederate monument. White nationalists, Ku Klux Klan members, and neo-Nazis clashed with counter-...
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Gov. Greg Abbott weighs in on Confederate monument debate (video)
Gov. Greg Abbott weighs in on Confederate monument debate (video) by  Alana Rocha Aug. 18, 2017 In the Roundup: In the wake of the white nationalist rally in Virginia, Abbott weighs in on the remov...
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With bathroom bill dead, Pastor Council looks to future fights
With bathroom bill dead, Pastor Council looks to future fights by  Andy Duehren Aug. 18, 2017 Founded in 2003 as a group of Houston-area pastors, the Texas Pastor Council has grown into a burgeonin...
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ILLEGAL IRS TARGETING GETS NEW SCRUTINY
ILLEGAL IRS TARGETING GETS NEW SCRUTINY Federal judge initiates intense investigation from 2013 scandal ALEXANDRIA, VA  –  Citizens for the Republic  today applauded the actions of federal Judge Re...
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It’s Time to Remember the Alamo
It’s Time to Remember the Alamo Becky Dinnin, Alamo Endowment Executive Director The Alamo is the heart of Texas and the story of the heroic Defenders deserves to be told proudly and unapologetical...
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The slow seduction of a Yankee
  I grew up in Chicago, amidst skyscrapers, lost in the glitter of big-city living. What I knew of Virginia (and America’s heritage) came straight from my history books. My schoolboy ambitions were...
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UPDATE: Special Session, Texas House Caucus Meeting, Speaker Resolutions, and more
by EAST TEXANS FOR LIBERTY
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Texas 85th First Special Session: Representative Matt Rinaldi:  "The special session was abruptly ended early after Speaker Joe Straus ignored the objections of me and several other members and gav...
How To Avoid Another Charlottesville
by GLENN MOLLETTE
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  Does anybody in America truly want to repeat another horrific Charlottesville?  I hope the answer is no but it seems there are different groups lusting for more of Charlottesville. Three people w...
Don’t Let the Eclipse Leave You Blind to Scams
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  August 16, 2017 - Tyler, TX –We are less than a week away from the solar eclipse on August 21, 2017, which will be visible to all of North America. The “path of totality” where the total solar ec...
Video: Charlottesville: Race and Terror – VICE News Tonight on HBO
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Who’s to blame for your rising property taxes? Here’s what Texans think
by ALEX SAMUELS, The Texas Tribune
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Who’s to blame for your rising property taxes? Here’s what Texans think by  Alex Samuels Aug. 17, 2017 Comment As lawmakers debated property tax reform, we asked Texans to give us their take on the...
Analysis: The tyranny of the minority
by ROSS RAMSEY, The Texas Tribune
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Analysis: The tyranny of the minority by  Ross Ramsey Aug. 17, 2017 Republican state lawmakers could decide who'll be speaker of the Texas House in January 2019 themselves — and then stick together...
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